Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)
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Medical name (in English)
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關元 ( guan yuan / guān yuán ) is composed of these characters*:
*Please note that these are simplified (not traditional) characters. Clicking on one of these characters will take you to the "normal" Han Trainer Dictionary for Chinese Language.
關元 ( guan yuan / guān yuán ) in modern (simplified) characters
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), traditional Chinese characters are normally used to designate the points.
The Conception Vessel (Ren Mai)
Meaning of of this acupuncture point's individual characters
as well as interpretation of the entire term in context with TCM
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Version 5.19 / Last updated: 2018-05-25